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Aching From The Ear To The Temple
What could be the cause of pain in the back of the head, behind the eyes, above the nose and ears?
See below: Might be sinus condition/infection. Sinusitis can refer pain to back of head besides usual sites of around eyes, cheek bones, base of nose, forehead. Saline nasal spray may help with congestion as may otc decongestant like sudafed. If gets worse or develop fever & purulent drainage, see doc for possible antibiotic treatment. ...Read more
What would cause a tingling sensation in the head which stretches from behind the ear moves to the parietal almost to the frontal bone? Also dizziness
Yes: Severe infection may have such an extensive referred pain. ...Read more
Acute pain from the collar bone up the neck through the back of the neck to the head and causing headaches?
Location important: Your sketch does raise a question of a brachial plexus problem provoking headaches, or perhaps referred issues from the neck. So, need to search for thoracic outlet syndrome, cervical spondylosis, etc. Therapy can be very successful, but need to have a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
What are the possible causes of a pain in the neck below the ear and right below the jawline? Pain moved from closer to the chin, up the jawline
Pain: It could be a temperomandibular problem and your dentist may be able to give you a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
Mild discomfort(straining pain) when tired behind the ears and the area below the eye, till the side of the nose, above the cheek.
The outside of my left ear is hurting & sensitive to touch. The pain runs through my head, behind the ear. I've had no injuries to the head or ear.?
Otitis ?: It sounds u may be having external otitis see u physician for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Sudden pain attacks at the right side behind the ear area of the head. what could it be the cause of the pain?
Weird sensations/pulling in the right side of the neck combined with pain in the ear canal, the bottom of the ear and the lower mandibula + ear eczema?
External ear: infection, and sounds extensive, you need to see your doctor ASAP, good luck ...Read more
In trigeminal neuralgia, is the pain throbbing/stabbing on the face, or more like constant tension on the cheek, behind the ear and jawline?
Definitely, yes: The common symptom are: headache, jaw pain, neck pain, eye pain, earache and toothache. Proper diagnosis is the key for the successful treatment. Rec.: orofacial pain specialist for evaluation and treatment. This disorder will not resolve on its own with home care. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What could be the cause of burning sensation in lymph node behind ear near jaw and some ringing in that ear from time to time?
Possible infection: Lymph nodes are localized groups of white cells that are designed to attack foreign tissue, especially infections. When activated, there can be a burning sensation to the surrounding tissues. Ringing in the ear is a non specific symptom, but may be associated with inflammation and infection. Best to have this checked out. ...Read more
What could cause a shotting pain from the bottom of the back of the neck to the side of your head above the left ear?
The sides of my face and neck swollen from in front of the ear down the neck to being the ear. Same on both sides.
No ill systems prior to the swellin?
Left side of my face pains,left eye left ear. The pain is mainly due a nerve i guess which goes from eye to ear then to the neck..plz help ..
What causes a constant burning/numb feeling on the right side of the head from behind the ear to the crown? Present with other symptoms
Occipital neuralgia: Occasionally, either the C2 or C3 nerve root can get pinched as it leaves the cervical spine. These are mostly sensory nerve roots, and if they are pinched it can cause pain generally felt in the back of the head or the occipital region. See your doctor , in the meantime take otc ibuprofen. ...Read more